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Scotiabank funds program to build new soccer fields in B.C. Indigenous communities

Company earmarks $450,000 toward build projects


May 10, 2022
By Turf & Rec

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A Scotiabank-backed program has provided for the construction of six mini soccer fields in Indigenous communities in British Columbia. Scotiabank Futbol Club (Scotiabank FC) has earmarked $450,000 for Hope and Health, a B.C.-based, Indigenous-led organization dedicated toward helping children reach their highest potential. New fields have already been announced for Stz’uminus First Nation near Ladysmith and Snaw-Naw-As Nation (Nanoose) First Nation. The remaining four fields have yet to be announced.

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